Kate Huffer ’15: Super Conductor

This story was originally published in the Dartmouth College Fund’s fall 2014 issue of “From the GREEN.”

Kate Huffer ’15, a neuroscience and biological chemistry major from Green Bay, Wis., is a student conductor of Dartmouth Youth Winds, a program that brings local middle school students to the Hop to make music with undergraduate members of the Dartmouth Wind Ensemble. She plays oboe in the ensemble and is the group’s librarian. She’s also the drum major of the Dartmouth Marching Band. “It’s fun to cheer for the football team,” she says, “but I’m really there for the music.”  

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